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The art of Francis Bacon : Francis Bacon's words read by Derek Jacobi.

Author: Derek Jacobi; Illuminations (Firm); Estate of Francis Bacon.
Publisher: [London, England] : Illuminations, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This film explores many of [Francis Bacon's] key canvases which have been newly filmed in HDTV. The works are complemented solely with Bacon's own words, newly recorded by Derek Jacobi. The artist's biography is outlined, but the focus is on his ideas: his thoughts about his work, his reflections about how and why he paints ..."--Container.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Quotations
Named Person: Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Derek Jacobi; Illuminations (Firm); Estate of Francis Bacon.
OCLC Number: 145569543
Notes: "'The Art of Francis Bacon' is an Illumination production in association with the Estate of Francis Bacon"--Container.
Container includes short bibliography of Bacon-related books and websites.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 50 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; PAL format; Region 0; widescreen.

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"This film explores many of [Francis Bacon's] key canvases which have been newly filmed in HDTV. The works are complemented solely with Bacon's own words, newly recorded by Derek Jacobi. The artist's biography is outlined, but the focus is on his ideas: his thoughts about his work, his reflections about how and why he paints ..."--Container.

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